UNIMAR is an Italian scientific institute created in 1994 by the professional organizations that represent the fishing cooperative enterprises. Its main peculiarities are a privileged link with the fishing sector and the capillary presence along the whole Italian coastline, established through a network of experts that allows to build up relationships between researchers and stakeholders, in order to carry out scientific and data collection participatory activities.
UNIMAR expertise is the result of several programs carried out in more than 20 years within national and international contexts about scientific research, socioeconomic issues, dissemination of good practices, technical assistance. European Union, ICCAT, Italian Government, local Administrations, are the main promoters/partners of the Unimar activities.
Via Nazionale, 243 – Rome (Italy)
Role in the Project:
- Project coordination and management
- Mapping of the organizations
- Analysis of the SSF representation within the MEDAC
- Case Studies implementation
- Network setting up